The Nation staffer  Zahid Shah has passed away. May his soul rest in peace!

A couple of days ago he had severe pain in the chest and was taken to Punjab Institute of Cardiology, where he died yesterday.

Zahid Bhai, 47, served at the Daily Times and the Newsweek for years before his joining The Nation.

He is survived by a widow,  two sons Shahzaib and Sharjeel.

His colleagues expressed deep grief at his demise and offer condolences to the bereaved family.

The funeral will be held at 10am today.

Contact: Syed Talat Ali Shah (brother of deceased); 03214355264

Residence: House No 1, Street No 1, near Khokhar Market, Haziq Foods, Laal Pul, Mughalpura.